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New gravity waves hit Earth after record-breaking trip through space

Gravitational waves produced by the birth of a massive black hole, a record-breaking billions of light-years from Earth, have been detected by the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO). The waves were generated when two smaller black holes collided and then merged to form a larger black hole with a mass about fifty times larger than our sun's.

Read more about the new gravity waves discovery here.

Rao Prize Conference on May 6, 2019 features statistics prize winner (2 May 2019)

How the bumble bee got its stripes (1 May 2019)

Squire Booker elected as member of the National Academy of Sciences (1 May 2019)

Undergraduate students develop Math 110 packets for studying (1 May 2019)

NIH grant funds research to pinpoint natural selection’s influence on genomes (30 April 2019)

Lin selected to participate in Penn State, National Taiwan Normal University collaboration (29 April 2019)

Unlocking the mystery behind blood clots (25 April 2019)

New research shows promise for success of underrepresented scholars in STEM (25 April 2019)

New sensor detects rare metals used in smartphones (23 April 2019)

Lauren Zarzar receives 2019 ACS Unilever Award (23 April 2019)

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